Sonex Tri- Gear legs with 3/4" axle receivers, brake backing plates and heat treated chromoly insert axles
Price: $549.00 / Pair
These Replacement Gear Legs are constructed from 1/4" wall seamless chromoly tubing. They are lathe turned with a tapered outside profile to provide full flexibility at minimum weight. Features TIG welded axle receivers and are supplied with 3/4" chromoly insert axles to fit our C-90 Hydraulic Disc Brakes, and either Azusa's 5" & 6" TriStar wheels or our 5" & 6" Premium wheels. Heat treated to 190,000+ PSI tensile strength. Supplied painted with 2 coats of grey ZeroRust. NOTE: The Thorpe T-18, with hundreds of owner-built examples flying for 30+ years, features a landing gear constructed of heat treated, heavy-walled Chromoly Tubing. (See "Landing Gear Design for Light Aircraft, Volume I" by Ladislao Pazmany, page 163).